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Pope in America / Monterey, San Francisco #317608

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 17, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Pope John Paul II's meeting with Carmel Mayor Clint Eastwood and Mass for migrant farm workers around Monterey, California, reported, shown.

(San Francisco, California: John Blackstone) Expected demonstrations when Pope John Paul arrives here, protesting his condemnation of homosexuality, examined; details given, scenes shown. [Tom CARROLL - explains potential for trouble.] Church said signing peace treaty with gay Catholics here. [AIDS victim John LACOCO -anticipates meeting pontiff.] [AIDS victim Leonard MATLOVICH - thinks Pope's agenda is purely pols., doesn't believe he cares about AIDS victims.] [PRIEST - preaches.] AIDS crisis' effect on gay community here described. [PARISHIONER - reads list of AIDS victims.]

Blackstone, John;
Rather, Dan

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